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Case Study: D-Link Makes Aggressive Move to the Cloud

Published: 05 August 2011

ID: G00214593

Analyst(s): Barbara Gomolski

Summary

By moving the vast majority of its non-ERP application portfolio to the cloud, D-Link has improved enterprise agility and risk management, decreased IT costs, and shifted IT's focus to the business. Private cloud is contemplated as an option for ERP in the future.

Table Of Contents
  • Overview

What You Need to Know

  • What If We Did Everything in the Cloud?

Case Study

  • Introduction
  • The Challenge
  • Approach
    • Changing the Computing Environment Meant Changing the Organization
  • Results
  • Critical Success Factors
  • Lessons Learned

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